The Fall 2017 Germanic Film Series focuses on Fascism in School: Authority & Authoritarianism.
Napola (Before the Fall)
In 1942, Friedrich Weimer’s boxing skills get him an appointment to a National Political Academy – high schools that produce Nazi elite. Over his father’s objections, Friedrich enrolls, seeing this as his ticket out of the factory life to university and a good salary. (2004)
All films will be presented in their original language with English subtitles and will be accompanied by refreshments.